Hair Professional Apprenticeship Brook House Hair and Beauty
Brook House Hair and Beauty are looking to take on a hairdressing apprentice to join their busy salon in Plympton, working with other professionals to become a qualified hair professional. The candidate will be required to greet clients, make refreshments, clean the salon, assist stylists, organise equipment and work on clients.
Closing date: 14 Nov 2023
28 days holiday entitlement (including bank holidays) will be paid each year, during the course of your apprenticeship.
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
Total hours per week: 30
Possible start date
15 Nov 2023
25 Aug 2023
Level 2 (GCSE)
What will the apprentice be doing?
As a Hairdressing Apprentice, you will play a vital role in supporting the salon's operations, learning essential skills, and contributing to a positive and welcoming client experience. Your training and hands-on experience will set the foundation for a successful career in the hairdressing industry.
- Client Services: Assist senior stylists in providing exceptional client service, including greeting, consulting, and ensuring client comfort.
- Shampoo and Conditioning: Perform hair washing, conditioning, and scalp massages, using appropriate products and techniques.
- Styling Assistance: Observe and support experienced stylists during hair cutting, colouring, and styling procedures, while gradually gaining hands-on experience.
- Appointment Management: Help schedule client appointments, manage the booking system, and assist in preparing clients for their services.
- Product Knowledge: Learn about various hair products, tools, and equipment used in the salon, and assist clients in selecting and purchasing products.
- Sanitation and Safety: Follow strict salon sanitation and sterilization protocols, maintaining a clean and safe working environment.
- Learning and Development: Actively participate in training sessions and workshops to enhance hairdressing skills and stay updated with industry trends.
- Customer Interaction: Interact with clients in a professional and friendly manner, addressing their questions and ensuring their needs are met.
- Team Collaboration: Work collaboratively with salon staff, assisting in coordinating schedules and services for efficient salon operations.
- Professionalism: Maintain a neat and professional appearance, uphold salon standards, and demonstrate dedication to the apprenticeship program and the salon's objectives.
- You will also be required to attend college sessions once a week to undertake additional training which will enhancing your theory and practical elements.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
*The Apprenticeship in Hairdressing includes:*
* Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing
* Functional Skills in maths and English if required (Level 1)
* Emergency First Aid
* Certified Health and Safety Course
* Internet Safety / Safeguarding
Some aspects of the qualification will be delivered on-site, and you will have regular visits every 2 to 4 weeks from your designated assessor from Skills Group, who will monitor your progression throughout your apprenticeship.
As part of your apprenticeship, you will be expected to attend college one day per week, where you will improve upon your knowledge and practical skills.
As an additional qualification, Skills Group will help you achieve your Emergency First Aid and Health and Safety Certificate, along with Internet Safety and Safeguarding.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Once having completed the level 2 qualification, there will be an opportunity to work towards an advanced level 3 to further enhance your skills.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Grade 9-1 equivalent to A*-G) Desired
About the employer
Brook House Hair and Beauty
SKILLS TO GROUP LIMITED
Level 2 (GCSE)
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